telyn

noun
tel·​yn | \ ˈtelə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of telyn

: an old Celtic harp

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History and Etymology for telyn

Welsh, from Middle Welsh; akin to Old Cornish telein harp, Breton telenn

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“Telyn.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/telyn. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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